Perioperative Assistant - Perianesthesia Job

Children's Health - Patient Care Assistants and Technicians Careers

Job Number: 54737

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 7-5-2018


Position Summary

This position assists with the delivery of patient care across multiple disciplines: Pre-op, Phase II Recovery, OR and Business Office. Shift: Four 10 hr. shifts 8a-6:30p varying days M-F

Job Specific Responsibilities

Perform basic patient care tasks such as vital signs and discontinuing IV fluids

Perform basic documentation in EPIC such as vital signs and room assignment

Assists is room breakdown, to include removal and cleaning of equipment and supplies from room

Stocking supplies in patient care rooms and the operating rooms

Transport patients to assigned areas


Health care experience, preferred


High School Diploma or GED, required

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Maintain effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment; adjust effectively to work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures.

Use appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interact with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one's intentions.

Meet patient and patient family needs; take responsibility for a patient's safety, satisfaction, and clinical outcomes; use appropriate interpersonal techniques to resolve difficult patient situations and regain patient confidence.

Ensure that the customer perspective is a driving force behind business decisions and activities; craft and implement service practices that meet customers' and own organization's needs.

Develop and use collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals.

Identify and understand issues, problems, and opportunities; compare data from different sources to draw conclusions; use effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions; take action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.

Take prompt action to accomplish objectives; take action to achieve goals beyond what is required; be proactive.

Deal effectively with others in an antagonistic situation; use appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people.

Effectively manage one's time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.

Accomplish tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time.

Set high standards of performance for self and others; assume responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-impose standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.

Assimilate and apply new job-related information in a timely manner.

Clearly convey information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.


BLS, required

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